Suppose you find the perfect image for your book cover on the internet—a plucky redhead with a perfect pout. Even better, the photo is available under a Creative Commons attribution-only license that permits commercial use. What a money saver!
But… Read the rest “How to Use Images of Real People Without Violating Privacy and Publicity Rights”
You have probably heard the old joke,
What do you call 1000 lawyers at the bottom of the ocean?
A good start.
Okay, that’s unfair (unless, of course, I get to choose which lawyers), but I do think there are… Read the rest “How to Get Permission to Use Images Without Paying a Fortune or a Lawyer”
After searching the four corners of the internet, you have found the image that captures the essence of your story. You want to use it on your cover, website, bookmarks, ball caps, t-shirts and coffee mugs. And perhaps you… Read the rest “Stock Images; A Little Money Goes A Long Way”